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English definition of “concede”

concede

verb     /kənˈsiːd/
concede a goal/point to fail to stop an opposing team or person from winning a point or game: The team conceded two goals (to the other side) in the first five minutes of the game.Scoring, winning and losing in sportWinning and defeatingLosing and being defeatedLosing and being defeatedScoring, winning and losing in sport
(Definition of concede verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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